Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?A new federal government survey found that about one-quarter of Americans "acquire" nearly 1,300 calories at work every week.
Who Has The Nation's Best Health Care? Study Reveals State RankingsThe non-profit health care advocacy group, The Commonwealth Fund, released a state-by-state scorecard on May 3 which looks at each state's ability to deliver medical care to its residents.
Study: Teens Who Are Teased, Taunted About Weight Tend Toward Obesity As AdultsHome needs to be a place where children feel safe from teasing.
Kids With Bedtimes, Mealtimes Less Likely To Be Obese, Study Finds"Although there is much that remains unknown about how sleep impacts metabolism, research is increasingly finding connections between obesity and poor sleep."
Study Highlights Concerns For Effectiveness Of Flu Vaccines For The Obese"... it's known that obesity puts you at an increased risk for severe flu and complications."
Fat Linked To Fear Factor According To New StudyThe study followed women from age 15 until 32 who live in Flint as part of the community based study.
Guilting The Gluttonous? How A 'Fat Tax' Could Work To Curb ObesityCan gluttonous consumers actually be manipulated into making healthier choices based on small price differences at the grocery store?
Officials Want Obesity To Be Recognized As DiseaseOfficials warn that half of the state's residents could be obese by 2030.
Study: Sun Exposure Could Improve Mobility Among Severely ObeseA new study finds low levels of the "sunshine vitamin" could be keeping some people on the couch.
Study: Cold Climate May Make You FatIt's yet another reason to dislike the cold if you don't already.
Study: Americans Are Exercising -- And Getting Fatter The study author said, "Just counting on physical activity is not going to be the solution."
AMA: Obesity Is A DiseaseGary Katz, Medical Director of Saint John Macomb-Oakland's Weight Loss Program, says the decision was long overdue.